The preservation of tissues for transplantation

  title={The preservation of tissues for transplantation},
  author={David E. Pegg},
  journal={Cell and Tissue Banking},
This paper is a written version of a lecture given during the celebration of Professor Rudolf Klen’s 90th birthday. Dr. Klen played by far the major part in the introduction and the development of Tissue Banking in Europe. His concept of a tissue bank envisaged the storage of all types of cell, tissue and organ that physicians and surgeons might need for the treatment of their patients. There has been much progress towards this goal, but still the final objective remains elusive. This review of… CONTINUE READING
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